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June 09, 2009

VIZIO XVT Series, M Series, and E Series HDTVs

VIZIO has announced a number of new HDTVs, including upgrades to its high-end XVT series1080p Full HD LCD HDTVs which offer TruLED - LED backlighting and 240Hz processing on 42",47", and 55" models. The VIZIO M series Full HD 1080P resolution HDTVs offer 120Hz with Smooth Motion with models available in 32” - 47” screen sizes. The VIZIO E series HDTV line are available in small to mid screen sizes from 19” to 42", and boast energy efficient EcoHD, which is 20% below Energy Star 3.0.


VIZIO XVT

Press Release:

IRVINE, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire/ — VIZIO, America’s #1 HDTV and Consumer Electronics Company, has unveiled its 2009 TV product lineup, with 31 new models in three product groups. With a comprehensive range that includes cutting-edge Smart Dimming(TM) backlight TruLED(TM) LCD technology, high-style/high performance products, and the best everyday value HDTVs, VIZIO’s products are energy efficient, with each earning and exceeding Energy Star 3.0 qualification. Product releases are scheduled throughout the year, with numerous products now in-store and due to hit shelves soon.

“VIZIO’s 2009 line of LCD HDTVs advances our mission to deliver the most advanced video and audio technologies to our customers with unequalled value and style,” says Laynie Newsome, VIZIO Co-Founder and VP Sales and Marketing Communications. “Our customers have come to expect superior performance and design from VIZIO, and this new line has unprecedented value in every screen size.”

Superior Performance Video & Audio

This year’s Extreme VIZIO Technology XVT(TM) series again advances VIZIO performance with a Full HD 1080p lineup featuring both 120Hz with Thin Line(TM) stylish designs and 240Hz SPS models using Smooth Motion(TM) technology, with the most sophisticated models incorporating TruLED and Smart Dimming(TM) backlight technology. In all models, VIZIO has integrated USB video inputs that are enhanced and offer high quality 1080p video playback, along with Mega Dynamic Contrast Ratio(TM) of up to 2,000,000:1 makes for incredible black levels and almost three-dimensional imagery, they also include advanced user interface control with picture in picture and picture on picture functionality. VIZIO XVT models all include a universal learning backlit remote control.

All models have superior audio, thanks to SRS Labs Technology with TruSurround HD(TM), which enhances clarity and produces surround sound without external speakers, and TruVolume(TM), which eliminates annoying volume fluctuations when switching channels or when commercials come on and off.

New “XVT” Series Models and Features

Model Description
SV320XVT - Thin Line 32″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV
SV370XVT - Thin Line 37″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV
SV421XVT 42″ 1080p 240Hz SPS Full HD LCD HDTV
SV471XVT 47″ 1080p 240Hz SPS Full HD LCD HDTV
VF550XVT 55″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV
VF551XVT 55″ 1080p 240Hz SPS w/Smart Dimming Backlight TruLED

HDMI
Inputs Audio In-store MSRP
3 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume September $749.99
3 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume September $849.99
4 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume July $1,199.99
4 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume July $1,499.99
5 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume Now $1,999.99
5 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume September $2,199.99

Full HD in New Colors and Styles

VIZIO’s designer lines combine 1080p Full HD performance with distinctive looking designs such as the VL series brushed JAVA(TM) color treatment, and VT series TVs that resemble luxurious wood picture frames to bring a stylish touch to consumers’ viewing environments. Select models feature a 120Hz refresh rate with Smooth Motion technology, as well as VIZIO’s new USB Multi-Media Feature that can display MPEG-2, H.264 and WMV9 video, JPEG photos, and MP3 music from a thumb drive or FAT32 hard drive. Many models have VIZIO’s new “Pause Live TV” feature, which allows viewers to pause their programs without the need for a separate cable or satellite box. VIZIO’s Mega Dynamic Contrast Ratio(TM) of up to 50,000:1 increases contrast ratio and picture quality, providing incredibly deep blacks. Each model also has multiple HDMI inputs and many include a side panel HDMI Game or Camera Input Port.

New “M” Series Models and Features

Model Description
VA22LF 22″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VX240M 24″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VL260M with JAVA Stylish Finish 26″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VL320M with JAVA Stylish Finish 32″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VA320M 32″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VOJ320F 32″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VO37LF 37″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VO370M 37″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VL370M with JAVA Stylish Finish 37″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VL420M with JAVA Stylish Finish 42″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VA370M 37″ 1080p Full HD LCD HDTV
VT420M with JAVA Stylish Finish 42″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV
VT470M with JAVA Stylish Finish 47″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV
SV420M 42″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV
SV470M 47″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV
VL470M with JAVA Stylish Finish 47″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV
VF550M 55″ 1080p 120Hz Full HD LCD HDTV

HDMI
Inputs Audio In-store MSRP
2 SRS TruSurround XT Now $349.99
2 SRS TruSurround HD July $349.99
2 SRS TruSurround HD June $479.99
3 SRS TruSurround HD June $649.99
4 SRS TruSurround XT June $649.99
2 SRS TruSurround XT Now $599.99
3 SRS TruSurround XT Now $729.99
3 SRS TruSurround XT Now $799.99
3 SRS TruSurround HD July $799.99
4 SRS TruSurround HD July $899.99
3 SRS TruSurround XT September $799.99
4 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume July $999.99
4 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume July $1,299.99
4 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume June $999.99
4 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume Now $1,299.99
4 SRS TruSurround HD July $1,299.99
5 SRS TruSurround HD & TruVolume July $1,799.99
HDTV Value in Every Size

With screen sizes ranging from 19″ to 32″, VIZIO’s “E” series HDTVs provide incredible value in small to midsized packages with stylish white or black piano colored bezels. Many of these sets offer Full HD 1080p performance, and all utilize SRS Labs’ TruSurround technology to provide superior audio. Some models feature VIZIO’s EcoHD(TM) technology, which lowers energy consumption as much as 20% below Energy Star 3.0 standards.

New “E” Series Models and Features

HDMI
Model Description Inputs Audio In-store MSRP
VA19L 19″ 720p LCD HDTV 2 SRS TruSurround XT Now $249.99
VX200E 20″ 720p LCD HDTV 2 SRS TruSurround HD July $299.99
VA220E 22″ 720p LCD HDTV 2 SRS TruSurround XT Now $399.99
VA26L 26″ 720p LCD HDTV 2 SRS TruSurround XT Now $449.99
VECO320L 32″ 720p LCD HDTV 2 SRS TruSurround XT Now $499.99
VA320E 32″ 720p LCD HDTV 3 SRS TruSurround HD Now $499.99
VO320E 32″ 720p LCD HDTV 2 SRS TruSurround HD Now $499.99
VO420E 42″ 1080p Full HD LCD 3 SRS TruSurround HD Now $849.99

via | Crunchgear


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